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Cataloging On A Shoestring
Cataloging on a Shoestring:Sources of Free MARC Records<br />Emily Dust Nimsakont<br />Nebraska Library Commission<br />NCompass Live<br />September 30, 2009<br />
What is MARC?<br />MAchineReadable Cataloging<br />FIC Kaplow, Robert.<br /> KAP<br /> The cat who killed Lilian Jackson Braun : a parody / by Robert<br />Kaplow. – Beverly Hills, Calif. : New Millennium Press, 2004, c2003.<br /> 213 p. ; 18 cm.<br /> In this bawdy parody, Ms. Jackson's headless body has been discovered<br /> in a men's room of a bar in Lower Manhattan. The police are busy filming <br /> reality television shows, so it falls to Braun's writer friend James Qafka<br /> and his Siamese cats, Ying-Tong and Poon-Tang, to solve the ghastly <br /> mystery.<br /> 1932407391 (pbk.)<br /> 1. Braun, Lilian Jackson--Fiction. 2. Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) <br /> --Fiction. I. Title.<br />
What is MARC?<br />MAchineReadable Cataloging<br />00922nam 2200217Ia 45 0001001300000003000600013005001700019008004100036040001300077020002200090043001200112049000900124100002000133245007700153260006500230300002100295520029900316600003600615651004100651994001200692ocm55654318 OCoLC20050909094919.0040615r20042003cau 000 1 eng d aMPIcMPI a1932407391 (pbk.) an-us-ny aTPBB1 aKaplow, Robert.14aThe cat who killed Lilian Jackson Braun :ba parody /cby Robert Kaplow. aBeverly Hills, Calif. :bNew Millennium Press,c2004, c2003. a213 p. ;c18 cm. aIn this bawdy parody, Ms. Jackson's headless body has been discovered in a men's room of a bar in Lower Manhattan. The police are busy filming reality television shows, so it falls to Braun's writer friend James Qafka and his Siamese cats, Ying-Tong and Poon-Tang, to solve the ghastly mystery.10aBraun, LilianJacksonvFiction. 0aManhattan (New York, N.Y.)vFiction. aC0bTPB<br />
Why is MARC format important?<br />Allows for exchange of information<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/ksawyer/2075159262/<br />
Why download MARC records?<br />Saves time and resources<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/damiel/4172589/<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/arthurlegardo/1817247284/<br />
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